Founded in 2005, South Texas Detention Complex is a minimum security detention center with an approximate capacity of 1,900. The center, also known as STDC, features several male and female dormitory housing units that can accommodate between 60 to 100 detainees. It offers housing units equipped with two-person cells. South Texas Detention Complex s facility also includes dormitory housing units with recreation yards for juveniles. It provides laundry, food and medical service areas for detainees. South Texas Detention Complex is operated by the GEO Group, which is one of the leading providers of correctional, detention and residential treatment services to federal, state and local government agencies throughout the world. The GEO Group provides correctional facilities, detention centers and mental health service complexes and offers facility design, infrastructure financing and government services. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., the company operates facilities in the United States, Canada, South Africa and Australia. South Texas Detention Complex is located in Pearsall, Texas.